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Cast overview:
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Mike Patton
Wanda McKay ...
Greta Vanderhorn
Ralph Byrd ...
Bob Simpson
Armida ...
Wanama
Smoki Whitfield ...
Oolonga the witch doctor
Dolores Castle ...
Yvonne
Rudy Robles ...
Nugara
Linda Leighton ...
Helen Phillips (as Linda Johnson)
Helena Grant ...
Mrs. Fitzhugh
Fred Coby ...
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Onest Conley ...
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Zack Williams ...
Chief M'benga
Jack Carroll ...
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When a plane carrying the daughter of a millionaire crashes in an African jungle, two pilots set out to collect the reward. They discover that she has become the goddess of a primitive tribe. An insurgent witch doctor and fierce wild animals make escape from the jungle difficult for the trio. Written by Dave Smith <dave@stat.colostate.edu>

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TEMPTRESS ... of 1000 Untamed Men! RULER ... of a Savage Empire!


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13 August 1948 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A Deusa das Selvas  »

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When Mike and Bob spot the wreckage, they make an impossible dive towards the ground- and the shadow that is cast on the ground is that of a helicopter, not a plane. See more »

Quotes

Greta Vanderhorn: What I wouldn't give for a hamburger and some nice french-fried potatoes.
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Referenced in Mystery Science Theater 3000: Radar Secret Service (1993) See more »

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There's No One in My Heart But You
Written by Irving Bibo
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Good little B Jungle Thriller
13 November 2009 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I have seen well over a thousand 1930's, 1940's and 1950's B movies. So I find it quite amusing that the viewers of that junk series Mystery Science 3000 have made a public flogging of poor old Jungle Goddess. If you hate old films, why watch them? To make fun of them? Only the feeble minded look back at the past and go "Hardee-har-har look at how stupid they were." Film history is rich, rewarding and these old Saturday Matinée films can be lots of fun. This is a standard little B from the era that I quite enjoyed.

I suspect that the 200 ratings of 1 that this film has received are mostly from the same person. That seems to be a popular trend now on this site where a person gives multiple votes to warp the rating.


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